Celebrating her second birthday, a member of the Katz JCC Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center in Cherry Hill got a special surprise present.
Talk about your surprise parties: Here’s Daddy! Pearl Kern was celebrating her second birthday along with her sister, Estelle, 3, and other friends at the Katz JCC Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center in Cherry Hill, when who should come walking through the door? U.S. Army Sgt. First Class Joseph Kern, stationed in Qatar, was given a five-day leave to come home and celebrate his daughter’s birthday. Wife Sarah joined in the celebration as well. Kern is scheduled to complete his military commitment in May.